Board of Trustees

Sandra Bauter – President

Michael Lamb – Vice President

Danell Morrison – Secretary

Teri Jones – Treasurer

Leone Heberer – Trustee

Mike McCain- Trustee

Terri Downey- Trustee

Contact Trustees: trustees@fossilridge.org

 

MISSION STATEMENT OF THE

FOSSIL RIDGE PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT 

The library district will satisfy the 21st Century educational, recreational, and literary needs of all ages in our communities with superior service in physical and virtual environments that provide access to the world of social and cultural ideas, and enrich the quality of lives.

Meeting Dates

The regular meetings of the Library Board will be held at the Fossil Ridge Public Library, 386 W. Kennedy Road, Braidwood, Illinois, at 6:00 p.m. on the 3rd Monday of the month. *The August meeting will be held on the fifth Monday of the month and the location changed to Braidwood City Hall, 141 West Main Street, Braidwood, IL 60408. *

July 17, 2017                             January 15, 2018

*August 28, 2017                       February 19, 2018

 September 18, 2017                   March 19, 2018

 October 16, 2017                        April 16, 2018

 November 20, 2017                    May 21, 2018

 December 18, 2017                    June 18, 2018

 

 

Notice

PUBLIC NOTICE:

The Regular Board Meeting of the Fossil Ridge Public Library District Board of Trustees will be held on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Fossil Ridge Public Library, 386 West Kennedy Road,Braidwood, IL 60408.

This public body may adjourn to closed session to discuss matters so permitted, and may act upon such matters upon returning to open session. Any individual requiring special accommodations as specified by the American with Disabilities Act is requested to notify Fossil Ridge Public Library at 815-458-2187 at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting date.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON BUDGET AND APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE OF THE FOSSIL RIDGE PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT

NOTICE is hereby given that the Fossil Ridge Public Library District has prepared in tentative form a combined annual Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for fiscal year July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.  A public hearing shall be held as to such Budget and Appropriation Ordinance on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 5:50 p.m. at the Regular Board meeting of the Fossil Ridge Public Library, to be held at Fossil Ridge Public Library, 386 W. Kennedy Rd., Braidwood, IL 60408.  Copies of the tentative Budget and Appropriation Ordinance are available for public inspection at the Library, 386 West Kennedy Road, Braidwood, IL 60408.

Dated this 24th day of July 2017

Danell Morrison, Secretary

 

       

Library Hours

 

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

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About Us

 

Fossil Ridge Public Library serves the community in Braidwood, Illinois and the surrounding area.

We offer many different programs and have many resources available for anything that you may be searching for.

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Contact Us

 

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Phone: (815) 458-2187
Fax: (815) 458-2042
Email: questions@fossilridge.org
Address: 386 W. Kennedy Road,
Braidwood, IL 60408
Hours: Mon. - Thurs. 9am - 8pm
Fri. 9am - 5pm / Sat. 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

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